Service Date: January 6th, 2020 2:00 p.m. Monday
Service Location: Tofield United Church
Ellen Dunn passed away peacefully on December 12, 2019 at the age of 98 years. She was born July 3, 1921 to John and Jessie Morrow and was raised on the family homestead at Deville, Alberta. She is survived by her children Carol (Malcolm) Barr, Margaret (Roger) Fournier, Marion (Brian) Harry, and Gordon Dunn; sister Peggy Cook; and many precious grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband John; and sister Jean Faulkner.
Ellen attended Normal School in Edmonton and taught at Woodlawn and in Tofield. After marrying she returned to Deville to farm with Johnny and raise their four children. Ellen returned to teaching as the Principal of Ministik School from 1963 to 1977. In retirement she became an accomplished oil painter and she and Johnny travelled extensively.
A memorial service will take place at 2:00 p.m., Monday, January 6, 2020 at the Tofield United Church with Rev. Adam Hall officiating. Cremation has taken place.
Memorial donations may be made to the Bethany Group Foundation or to the Tofield United Church.